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Dallas: J.R.'s Masterpiece

The Ewings are forced to put aside their differences when J.R. Ewing is found killed. The family and old friends come together to mourn, leading to a shocking revelation that changes everything.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 2x8
Production Number: 2M6158
Airdate: Monday March 11th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

CA (bravo) Mar 11, 2013
UK (Channel 5) Mar 19, 2013
AU (Nine Network) Jan 15, 2014
NZ (ONE) Sep 03, 2014

Guest Stars
Castulo GuerraCastulo Guerra
As Carlos Del Sol
Charlene TiltonCharlene Tilton
As Lucy Ewing Cooper
Ken KerchevalKen Kercheval
As Cliff Barnes
Kevin PageKevin Page
As Steve "Bum" Jones
Marlene ForteMarlene Forte
As Carmen Ramos
Steve KanalySteve Kanaly
As Ray Krebbs
Ted ShackelfordTed Shackelford
As Gary Ewing
Alan AcklesAlan Ackles
As Guest 2
Cathy PodewellCathy Podewell
As Cally Harper
Deborah SheltonDeborah Shelton
As Mandy Winger
Hugo PerezHugo Perez
As Doctor Garcia
Jerry JonesJerry Jones
As Himself
Jim White (1)Jim White (1)
As Guest 1
Kate Del CastilloKate Del Castillo
As Sergeant Ruiz
Linda LeonardLinda Leonard
As Guest 3
Mark CubanMark Cuban
As Himself
Mark DaltonMark Dalton
As Drunken Guest
Mike RawlingsMike Rawlings
As Himself
Tony SearsTony Sears
As George Gilchriest
Main Cast
Jesse MetcalfeJesse Metcalfe
As Christopher Ewing
Josh HendersonJosh Henderson
As John Ross Ewing III
Jordana BrewsterJordana Brewster
As Elena Ramos
Julie GonzaloJulie Gonzalo
As Pamela Rebecca Ewing
Brenda StrongBrenda Strong
As Ann Ewing
Mitch PileggiMitch Pileggi
As Harris Ryland
Emma BellEmma Bell
As Emma Judith Ryland
Patrick DuffyPatrick Duffy
As Robert 'Bobby' Ewing
Linda GrayLinda Gray
As Sue Ellen Ewing
Kuno BeckerKuno Becker
As Drew Ramos


The episode begins and a stunned Ewing family helicopters to Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. They are told by Marisa Ruiz, with the federal police, that JR arrived from Abu Dhabi two nights ago. The authorities feel he was shot during of a robbery, and none of them can understand what JR was doing in Mexico. The customs declaration listed the reason for JR's visit as quail hunting. The family is taken to Hotel Colon, which Sue Ellen immediately sees as not up to JR's standards. Bobby isn't ready to believe JR is really dead, and John Ross asks to see the body. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorDavid Jacobs (1)
DeveloperCynthia Cidre
Executive ProducerCynthia Cidre  |  Robert Rovner  |  Michael M. Robin
Co-Executive ProducerBruce Rasmussen
Supervising ProducerTaylor Hamra
ProducerKen Topolsky
Co-ProducerGail Gilchriest  |  Bryan J Raber
Consulting ProducerJohn Whelpley
Production DesignerRichard Berg
EditorMark Strand
CastingPatrick Rush
First Assistant DirectorDaniel Shaw
MusicRob Cairns
Music EditorJeff Charbonneau
Costume DesignerRachel Sage Kunin
HairstylistMelissa A. Yonkey
Director of PhotographyRodney Charters
Story EditorAaron Allen
Makeup ArtistFrieda Valenzuela
Main Title Theme Composed ByJerrold Immel
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